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Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
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July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
May 30, 2012
USDA Secretary Instructs FSA to Proceed with Office Consolidation Plan
SAINT PAUL, MINN. - Linda Hennen, Minnesota State Executive Director for the Farm Service Agency (FSA), announced today that USDA Secretary Thomas...
May 30, 2012 - 9:44am
USDA Seeks Public Comment on Major Statistical Reports, Retains Current Release Times
WASHINGTON, DC -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Chief Economist Joseph W. Glauber announced today that USDA is reviewing release times...
May 30, 2012 - 5:56am
May 29, 2012
SURE Disaster Program Deadline Approaches for 2010 Crops
WASHINGTON,DC - The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson reminded producers today that they have until Friday, June 1, to apply for assistance for 2010 crop losses under the Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Program. FSA...
May 29, 2012 - 11:45am
USDA Announces Results for Conservation Reserve Program General Sign-Up
WASHINGTON, DC - Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that the U.S. Department of Agriculture will accept 3.9 million acres offered...
May 29, 2012 - 5:56am
May 23, 2012
Deadline Approaches for three Farm Service Agency Programs
Morris, Minn. -Stevens County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Veronica Curfman, reminds producers that the approaching June...
May 23, 2012 - 2:13pm
May 21, 2012
Deadline approaches for three Farm Service Agency programs
Stevens County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director Veronica Curfman, reminds producers that the approaching June 1, 2012, deadline is for Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE), the Direct and Counter-Cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election...
May 21, 2012 - 3:33pm
April 17, 2012
FSA Reminds Producers of the 2012 DCP/ACRE Sign Up Deadline
Sign up for the 2012 Direct and Counter-cyclical Payment Program (DCP) and Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) Programs will run through June...
April 17, 2012 - 12:30am
April 4, 2012
CRP sign up extended by one week
WASHINGTON, DC -- U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson today announced that the sign-up...
April 4, 2012 - 4:59pm
April 2, 2012
CRP sign up ends on April 6
SAINT PAUL, MINN., - Farm Service Agency Minnesota Executive Director Linda Hennen today reminded landowners, farmers and ranchers in Minnesota...
April 2, 2012 - 10:01am
March 27, 2012
Enrollment Reminder for Direct and Counter-Cyclical Payments and Other FSA Programs
WASHINGTON, DC--U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Bruce Nelson today reminded producers that the...
March 27, 2012 - 11:25am
February 28, 2012
No change in crop insurance delivery
WASHINGTON -- Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said Feb. 17 he has no plans to turn the crop insurance program over to the Farm Service Agency county offices, although the cost of the program and the future of the county offices came up repeatedly at the secretary's annual appearance...
February 28, 2012 - 11:04am
February 27, 2012
First NAP coverage deadline for 2012 crop year coming soon
MORRIS, Minn. - The Farm Service Agency would like to remind producers about important crop disaster insurance coverage deadlines for the 2012 crop year. The application deadline for 2012 Non-Insured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) coverage for a variety of crops are coming...
February 27, 2012 - 8:26am
February 18, 2012
USDA Announces New Funding For Conservation Partners
WASHINGTON, D.C. - USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Chief Dave White has announced a partnership with the National Fish and...
February 18, 2012 - 12:45am
February 13, 2012
USDA Offers Mobile Access and More Efficient Online Tools for Farmers and Ranchers
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Acting Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services Michael Scuse has announced a package of technology enhancements...
February 13, 2012 - 12:16am
February 10, 2012
Calculating farm program costs
WASHINGTON DC -- All farm major programs combined -- crop insurance, subsidies and conservation -- will cost only about $221 billion over the next 10 years, comprising only 18 percent of Agriculture Department spending, according to statistics released by the Congressional Budget...
February 10, 2012 - 12:59am